Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
235 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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DUPAGE IL-DE KALB IL-WILL IL-KANE IL-COOK IL-
235 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM CDT FOR
DUPAGE...NORTHEASTERN DE KALB...NORTHWESTERN WILL...SOUTHERN KANE AND
SOUTH CENTRAL COOK COUNTIES...

AT 231 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. STORMS CONTINUE TO TRAIN ACROSS
THE SAME AREAS...AND THIS IS RESULTING IN RAIN AMOUNTS OF UP TO 2
INCHES PER HOUR ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA. THE HEAVIEST
RAINFALL...AND HIGHEST FLASH FLOOD THREAT IS CURRENTLY OVER SOUTHERN
DUPAGE COUNTY...WHERE SOME AREA ROADS ARE ALREADY BEGINNING TO BE
REPORTED AS FLOODED.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
AURORA...NAPERVILLE...BOLINGBROOK...ORLAND PARK...WHEATON...
DOWNERS GROVE...ELMHURST...LOMBARD...CAROL STREAM...ROMEOVILLE...
PLAINFIELD...ST. CHARLES...GLEN ELLYN...WEST CHICAGO...BATAVIA...
LOCKPORT...WESTMONT...HOMER GLEN...LISLE AND VILLA PARK.

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING INTERSTATES...
 I-55 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 263 AND 278.
 I-80 NEAR MILE MARKER 142.
 I-88 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 94 AND 139.
 I-355 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 4 AND 26.

THIS INCLUDES...  ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY...NORTHERN ILLINOIS
UNIVERSITY...BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY...COLLEGE OF DUPAGE...DUPAGE
COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...FERMILAB...IL MATH AND SCIENCE ACADEMY...KANE
COUNTY COUGARS BALLPARK...MORTON ARBORETUM...WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY
COLLEGE...AND WHEATON COLLEGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

&&

LAT...LON 4185 8787 4154 8792 4168 8822 4172 8826
      4193 8881 4205 8880

$$

BIRK



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